Wind power turbines convert wind into energy. In order to know how well and effective that conversion is, it is of utmost importance to really understand wind conditions at the site not only during project development but also during the operational phase of the turbines.
A handy case study guide for established wind power developers, start-ups and consultants. A wind resource assessment is the vital first step in every wind project, yet it remains one of the most challenging tasks.
Wallenstam builds, develops and manages properties for sustainable living and enterprises in expansive regions in Sweden. Wallenstam’s reported property value is approx. EUR 3.25 billion. In addition to being one of the top 10 property owners in Sweden Wallenstam has invested in wind power to provide 100% clean energy to all of its customers.
During 2013 the team behind Breeze has been hard at work with adapting Breeze to be a useful tool for not only developers performing wind measurement campaigns but also for owners and operators of operating wind farms. The product is now ready and commercially available. It is called Breeze Production.
With the launch of Breeze Production, Breeze for wind tesource assessment will now be referred to as Breeze Development to avoid confusion. A new version of Breeze was released this week. Along with a lot of general minor improvement two big new features were added.